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  • 5.1.4 Studying Four Major NetSci Researchers (ISI Data)

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Once again load 'yoursci2directory/sampledata/scientometrics/isi/FourNetSciResearchers.isi', this time using 'File > Load' instead of 'File > Load.' Choose 'ISI database' from the load window. Right-click to view the database schema:

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Figure 5.17: The database schema as viewed in Notepad


Now remove isolates ('Preprocessing > Networks > Delete Isolates') and append node degree attributes to the network ('Analysis > Networks > Unweighted & Undirected > Node Degree'). The workflow in your Data Manager should look like this: Image Removed 

View the network in GUESS using 'Visualization > Networks > GUESS.' Use 'Layout > GEM' and 'Layout > Bin Pack' to reformat the visualization. Resize and color the edges to display the strongest and earliest co-citation links using the following parameters: